DeAnna Kay Brooks
Brooks, approximately 2012; Gold 2003 PT Cruiser
Date reported missing : 08/23/2012
Missing location (approx) :
Santa Cruz, California
Missing classification : Endangered Missing
Gender : Female
DOB : 04/19/1942 (79)
Age at the time of disappearance: 70 years old
Height / Weight : 5'3, 218 pounds
Medical conditions : Brooks has diabetes. She needs a walker to assist her mobility.
Distinguishing characteristics, birthmarks, tattoos
: Caucasian female. Brown hair, blue eyes. Brooks's ears are pierced.
Information on the case from local sources, may or may not be correct : Brooks was last seen in Santa Cruz, California at 11:00 a.m. on August 23, 2012. She has never been heard from again. She said she was going to a birthday party at her mother's home in San Diego, California, almost 500 miles to the south, but never arrived there and has never been heard from again. Her family fears she had a medical emergency sometime during the nine-hour drive.
Brooks was last known to be driving a gold 2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser with damAge at the time of disappearance: on both sides and the California license plate number 5EEV387. A photo of a similar car is posted with this case summary. Brooks's case remains unsolved.
Other information and links : ncy
Santa Cruz Police Department
September 2021 updates and sources
California Attorney General's Office
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Missing in California
NBC San Diego
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